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Christian Lewis stands with his two first-place medals from the USA National Karate Federation tournament. Lewis is a green belt martial artist and participates in karate at the Mushin Do Dojo in Fairmont.
10-year-old Christian Lewis first in national karate tournament
Moments before the announcement of the winners at the USA National Karate Federation (USANKF) national tournament, Fairmont resident Christian Lewis said he was very nervous.
The 10-year-old had just finished competing in the tournament, which was held in Reno, Neveda. Lewis went to the tournament with fellow martial artists from the Mushin Do Dojo in Fairmont.
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It ain’t over till it’s over.
Post 2 Morgantown proved that against Post 17 Fairmont Friday night in the second day of action in the Area II American Legion tournament, Fairmont falling, 7-6, late to Morgantown.
After Fairmont found itself leading 6-5 heading into the eighth inning, momentum shifted hands.
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A Monongalia County teenager has been transferred to a state prison to complete her sentence for the slaying of another teenager.
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More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House. But in a dispute that divides Republicans and Democrats, millions of the poorest low-income families would still lose the credit in 2018, when enhancements championed by President Barack Obama are set to expire.
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